Consultant / Senior Consultant - IT strategy

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Posted on 03.07.2018

Talsom is looking for IT Strategy Consultants join its Strategic Architecture team.

As a member of our team of project leadership consultants, you will play a key role at our clients. In this role you will have the opportunity to join your passion for technology and innovation with strategic consulting. Throughout your client interventions, you will have a significant impact on your clients’ objectives.

Your objectives

  • Deliver I.T. strategic plans & roadmaps, I.T. target organization plans and software selection support & recommendations to clients in the context of management consulting mandates, applying a structured approach and methodology as required
  • Demonstrate knowledge of industry best practices and latest trends and how and when to apply them
  • Support clients in their business decisions and strategic initiatives, adapting to the client’s needs as required
  • Eliciting requirements from users, document current processes or design future business processes by asking pertinent questions
  • Reporting in to the Vice-President of the Strategic Architecture practice, help develop further the strategic architecture practice and adapt it as the enterprise grows

Requirements

Training

  • Master’s degree in a relevant field
  • A Business Analysis / Lean Six Sigma certification is an asset

Experience

  • 7 to 15 years of experience in business analysis, enterprise architecture, process design or strategic planning in T.I.
  • Experience in consulting, internal or external
  • Experience on several initiatives at a strategic level

Knowledge, skills and abilities

  • The ability to think strategically, understand complex business problems and help clients link solutions to business benefits
  • The ability to recognize structural issues within an organization, functional interdependencies and cross-department redundancies with respect to I.T. systems and business architecture
  • Strong analytical mindset in terms of taking abstract or technical subjects and structuring them into manageable, understandable formats
  • Experience planning and deploying both business and IT initiatives
  • Participated in at least one major software implementation as a business analyst, project manager or super-user
  • Experience modeling business processes using a variety of tools and techniques
  • Deep knowledge / understanding of the value chain in at least one industry
  • Ability to influence, communicate in both French and English, and work in teams
  • Be versatile, flexible, autonomous and professional
  • Be customer-focused
  • Demonstrate leadership
  • Master’s degree in a relevant field
  • Business Analysis certification / Lean Six Sigma certification is an asset

Note: this position requires frequent travel within the greater Montreal area. Frequent trips outside the city may also be required.

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